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Samsung Z3 (2015) review

Tizen OS v2.3
Spreadtrum SC7730
Mali-400 MP2
1 GB / 8 GB
5 inches (720 x 1280 px)
8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus

Samsung announced the launch of the Z3 smartphone in 2015. The manufacturer is offering the Samsung Z3 phone with 5 inches display, Spreadtrum SC7730 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.

The Samsung Z3 comes with Tizen OS v2.3 out of the box, and a Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery. The 5 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (720 x 1280 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.

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Samsung Z3 specifications

BrandSamsung
NameZ3
ModelSM-Z300
Release date2015

Body

The weight of Samsung Z3 is about 4.83 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Samsung phone are average (5.57 x 2.76 x 0.31 inches).

Weight4.83 oz
Dimensions5.57 x 2.76 x 0.31 inches
Colorsblack, gold, silver
SIM typeMicro SIM

System

The Samsung Z3 comes with Tizen OS v2.3 out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionTizen OS v2.3
SoCSpreadtrum SC7730
CPUQuad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
GPUMali-400 MP2

Display

The size of Z3 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5 inches Super AMOLED display of Samsung Z3 with 720 x 1280 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen size5 inches
Resolution720 x 1280 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Samsung Z3 (1 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (8 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM1 GB
Internal storage8 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Z3 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera5 MP
Main camera8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Samsung Z3 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Z3 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCno
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Z3 is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Ion 2600 mAh

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This Samsung phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Samsung Z3 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Samsung Z3, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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